Ba Bapu Evam Shilp-Kala Utsav

Date: 22/02/2019-26/02/2019
Time: 5:30 pm
Venue: Bhim Auditorium, Dr. Ambedkar International Centre (DAIC), 15, Janpath,, New Delhi


We are happy to inform that the IGNCA in collaboration with Sampoorna Bamboo Kendra, Nagpur, Maharashtra is organizing the festival of artisans and crafts persons “Ba Bapu Evam Shilp-Kala Utsav” to celebrate 150th birth centenary of Mahatma Gandhi.

This mega festival of artisan communities will be held at IGNCA for 5 days from 22-26 February 2019 dedicated not only to Mahatma Gandhi but also the memory of ‘Baa’ Kasturba Gandhi. In this festival nearly 450 Karigars (artisans/ craft- persons, both male and female) and 50 artists will be participating.

The inaugural function will be held on 22nd February 2019 at 5.30 pm in Bhim Auditorium, Dr. Ambedkar International Centre (DAIC), 15, Janpath, New Delhi. The inaugural programme will be followed by the Naatya Katha: Kasturba ki Kahani performance by Dr. Sonal Mansingh (Hon’ble Member of Rajya Sabha and recipient of Padma Vibhusan and Padma Bushan).